AutoCAD vs MicroStation

RATING:

4.7

(2992)

AutoCAD has 2992 reviews and a rating of 4.65 / 5 stars vs MicroStation which has 173 reviews and a rating of 4.34 / 5 stars. Compare the similarities and differences between software options with real user reviews focused on features, ease of use, customer service, and value for money.

Overall Rating
4.7 (2992)
4.3 (173)
Ease-of-Use
4 / 5
4 / 5
Value for Money
4 / 5
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
4 / 5
Functionality
4.5 / 5
4 / 5
Last Review Written
February 27, 2024
January 18, 2024
Pros/Cons
  • Pros

  • AutoCAD is very easy and friendly in use, there is very easy command in AutoCAD which I love the most.
  • Its most important positive feature is ease of use and speed of learning by memorizing and understanding shortcuts.
  • Cons

  • There is a problem of not having all the fonts available when downloading the program and the need to download other fonts separately in order to open some layouts, especially for Arabic fonts.
  • I experienced program crash on my computer sometimes and it leads data&time loss for user.
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  • Pros

  • Its integration and BIM capabilities is a great feature and as BIM is becoming more widely adopted, this is a vital feature.
  • Capabilities of design in wide range of structure make this software forward in industry.very ease to use.
  • Cons

  • The software is outdated that it is missing some of the features that most design tools would commonly have.
  • Administration can seem confusing as there are so many different options.
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Cloud, SaaS, Web-Based
Desktop - Mac
Desktop - Windows
Desktop - Linux
Desktop - Chromebook
On-Premise - Windows
On-Premise - Linux
Mobile - Android
Mobile - iPhone
Mobile - iPad
Support
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Knowledge Base
Phone Support
24/7 (Live Rep)
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Email/Help Desk
FAQs/Forum
Knowledge Base
Phone Support
24/7 (Live Rep)
Chat
Training
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Live Online
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Documentation
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In Person
Live Online
Webinars
Documentation
Videos